Find the best move for Black
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knight forks (5:34 min)
White moved his queen from e5 to c3
Black replied with rook to e6
But what did Black miss ?
Play this game by Peter Svidler as a junior (age 13)
Video an entertaining game narrated by Peter Svidler
Black checkmates in 4
Pawns advancing in a connected chain can be very challenging for an opposing player to deal with.
In this position, however, White has his queen - but is it enough ?
Play the game to see how it ends- click on Black's 46th move for the diagram position
White has just played 33 Rxf6 capturing a pawn
Black has a double attack on the bishop on d7
What should he play
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Miniature game - Black's queen sacrifice
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